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Beryl Var Vorobyevite With Quartz

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Beryl Var Vorobyevite With Quartz

New finds Cs-rich beryl

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Description
Locality: 
Deo Darrah, Khash & Keran Wa Munjan, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
2 × 4.4 × 3.2 cm
Description

 A very superb  gemmy rare Cs-rich beryl var vorobyevite incombination with beautiful three well terminated perfect quartz crystals   .Very unusual attractive specimen from the locality Deo Darrah(Valley of Jin) Badakhshan , bright sparkle cat's eye effect can be seen  both side of vorobyevite crystals , beside main large crystal  there are many small crystals.A very good high quality beryl specimen from the locality.

Very aesthetic specimen! Very hard to find in such quality.

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Beryl

Formula: 
Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Strunz: 
9.CJ.05
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
7.5 - 8.0
Streak: 
White

Vorobyevite

Variety Of: 

Beryl

Formula: 
Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Strunz: 
9.CJ.05
Hardness: 
7.5 - 8.0
Hardness: 
0.0

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White